New Gorbals Housing Association is a dynamic community controlled organisation. We own and manage 2,700 homes for rent and factor 1,900 owners homes. We are committed to the sustained physical, social and economic regeneration of Gorbals.

We are looking to fill the following post: Plumber (39 hours per week plus stand by allowance) Initial 1 Year Fixed Contract

We are looking for a hard working individual, who is a team player and will work flexibly, contributing positively towards the delivery of our reactive, planned and cyclical plumbing services. You will hold a minimum SVQ in plumbing (level 3 in plumbing) and will have a proven record of reacting to emergency repairs, (preferably within a social housing environment).  You will be experienced in fault finding and the installation of bathrooms, kitchens and medically adapted shower enclosures and similar projects. It is also essential that you hold a full driving licence.

The post will also require you to enjoy working as part of a team as well as having the ability to work in a demanding, reactive repairs and maintenance environment with minimum supervision. You will be committed to ensuring the delivery of safe working practices and be able to plan, organise and deliver your daily workload effectively. You will have a strong understanding of workplace health and safety requirements and an ability to ensure safe working at all times.

Overall, you will have good communication skills and be able to demonstrate a positive approach and commitment to the delivery of the Association’s key objectives.

Salary: £14.93 per hour

The closing date for the above post is Monday 25th November 2019 at 12 noon.


Application Materials:

Plumber Applicant Letter

Plumber Guidance Notes

Plumber Job Application

Plumber Person Specification

Plumber Job Description

Maintenance Staff Structure